Pacific Storm Brings Multiple Impacts to the West;Severe Weather Expected in the Central U.S.

A strong storm is expected to produce heavy rainfall in northern and central California that could lead to significant and life-threatening flash floods and mudslides, particularly over burn scar areas, and periods of heavy snow and gusty winds from the Cascades and Sierra into the Intermountain West through Monday. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall expected in the Mid-Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Fair

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. East wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Low around 43. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers, mainly before 8am.  High near 49. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy frost after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 34. North wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Areas of frost before 10am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 54. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 8am.  Patchy frost before 7am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 57. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 51. East wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers. Low around 43. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers, mainly before 8am. High near 49. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Patchy frost after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 34. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Areas of frost before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 54. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 8am. Patchy frost before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 57. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
3:11 am CDT Oct 24, 2021
5am CDT Oct 24, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 30, 2021
 
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